Buena Vista, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Real Estate and Homes for Sale
About 70% of the properties in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners and 30% are rented. The substantial percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of this area is an important part of its character. The homes in this neighbourhood are very old, since about 70% of its dwellings were constructed prior to the 1960s, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1960s and the 2000s. This part of Saskatoon offers mainly three bedroom and two bedroom homes. Read more about Buena Vista real estate
Walking is reasonably practical for home buyers in this part of Saskatoon; many day-to-day errands can be run without needing to resort to a car, and plenty of businesses are quite close by. Buena Vista is very car friendly. It is convenient to park, and the majority of houses for sale are a very short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Idylwyld Drive. In contrast, commuting by transit can be sometimes difficult in this part of the city due to the service's low frequency. Nevertheless, the neighbourhood is served by a few bus lines, and most properties are very close to a bus stop.
It is very easy to get to the closest grocery store by walking from anywhere in Buena Vista. Likewise, there is often a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. It is also easy to get to a selection of clothing stores on foot. Regarding education, it is a reasonably short walk to get to schools and daycares from any location in Buena Vista.
Buena Vista is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere. This part of Saskatoon is quiet overall, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case near Idylwyld Drive South. Finally, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to unwind in and they are especially well-situated, making them easy to get to.